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Creator:
John Spilsbury, 1730–1795
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

George Legge, 3rd Earl of Dartmouth, Viscount Lewisham

Additional Title(s):

Master Legge

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1764
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/16 × 10 1/8 inches (36.7 × 25.7 cm), Plate: 13 × 8 7/8 inches (33 × 22.5 cm), and Image: 11 11/16 × 8 7/8 inches (29.7 × 22.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Master Legge"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.4 P.205"

Lettered, lower left: "J.Reynolds Pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "J.Spilsbury Fecit."; lettered, lower center: "London, published according to Act of Parliament by J.Spilsbury Engraver, & Map & Print Seller, in Russel Court, Covent Garden, May 31, 1764."; lettered, lower right: "s | 2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10061
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25920
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